Need help with my writing homework on Health care Concepts. Write a 250 word paper answering; Health Care Concepts Historical Perspective in US Healthcare: This is essential as it gives a sense of direction of the health care arrangement. It helps trace the changes that have occurred in the health care as compared to how it was back in the days. It also helps us appreciate and develop new strategies that would improve the arrangement s. Characteristics of US Health Care: This helps the students have an idea of the complexities of the health care arrangement and how the arrangements are integrated. It provides us with a thorough knowledge on the efficiency of the health care arrangement. It also provides us with the constraints faced by our health care arrangement. Week 4- Rising Costs of Health Care: The rising costs present us with some of the challenges that are faced by the health care arrangement. It helps identify these areas that would need further research and improvements to make the arrangement more efficient. It also shows the goals of the US health care arrangement.
Pharmaceutical Industry: Presents us with some knowledge on the industry where drugs are developed, produced and marketed. It presents us with the process that a drug has to go through before it is licensed as a medication. Health care Reform topic provides us with a rubric for discussing the health care policy creation and the changes on the policies. It presents the policies that have been developed on matters affecting the health care arrangement. Health care Reform topic two, introduces us to the debates surrounding the health care arrangement and issues on access, fairness, quality and sustainability of the health care arrangement.
Medicare/ Medicaid: In this week we are introduced to the concepts of Medicaid which is a government program that provides health care related services. These are rather separate programs but all fall under the section of health and human services. We are introduced to the services that are provided by these programs. Medical Ethics: This topic introduces the students to the code of ethics that ranges from: compassion, human dignity, and support in the health care, education, improvements in the community, responsibilities of the medical practitioners and the aspects of professionalism and upholding honesty in the health care arrangement. Alternative Medicine: We are introduced to a broad range of approaches, therapies, healing processes and those that are not commonly used and unacceptable in the health care arrangement.
Health Care Literacy: In this topic we are introduced to the currency of success essential in improving emergency preparedness, eradicating health disparities and disease prevention. It also presents the skills, preferences and expectation from those in the health care arrangement. Civility in Relation to Health Care: This presents us with how the health practitioners are expected to carry themselves in dealing with the patients. It also highlights on the prevailing climate and behaviors in the health care arrangement. HIPPA: In this chapter we are introduced to various ways in which the health care regulates, availability, breadth and insurance policy plans. We are also introduced to the privacy rule in the health care and means in which fraud and abuse can be eliminated in the health care arrangement. Different safeguards are also highlighted and their essence in the health care arrangement.
These topics are very essential in their coverage as they present us, students, with background information and all other relevant information on the health care arrangement. It prepares us to the health care fields in the future.
Sim, Julius, and Christine C. Wright. Research in Health Care: Concepts, Designs and Methods. Cheltenham: N. Thornes, 2002. Print.